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  • The Historic UXU Ranch.

  • Beautifully Appointed Rooms.

  • Freshwater Fishing.

  • A Warm, Relaxing Atmosphere.

  • An Authentic Western Experience.

  • Family Orientated Activities.

  • Beautiful Trails.

  • Stunning Vistas.

  • Breathtaking Scenery.

  • All The Comforts of Home.

A Warm Western Family Welcome

Our ranch is family owned and operated and has been on this site since 1923 as a dude ranch. The oldest and most historic in the region. It has the most idyllic of settings set in a high sided valley, with rugged cliffs and grassed valley bottom next to a pure clean river within the Shoshone National Forest , half way along the “most scenic 52 miles in the USA ” .Yellowstone Highway. We are 20 minutes from Yellowstone East Gate . We consistently get rated at 4+ stars and have only 9 exclusive log cabins , every one with unique and locally hand crafted furniture, the beds being simply beautiful Aspen log from local forests, the cabins are all unique in design and configuration that are spread out in the forest, most with mountain views and views of horses on the corral. We have a maximum capacity of 35 guests so it never feels busy and always is a personal feel to your experience.

We are very well known for our wildlife tours and our photography opportunities. so if you love wildlife up close, you love horses and you love the fresh air of the high mountains the lodge is set at 6,600ft up in the Rockies, you will simply love the UXU.

We are a specialist Dude Ranch providing our guests with full week Dude Packages, 7 nights full board, this includes for 2015 as many horse rides as you wish, guided tours to Yellowstone, trips to the Cody Night Rodeo June to August. and as much local river fishing as you can fit in. We have all you can eat style dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We provide all that you will need to have the most exciting or the most relaxing vacation you could desire. Our horses are hand picked for you to suit your experience and desires… laid back and slow for the beginners and energy and character for the experienced. We have quiet weeks for those who want to absorb the peace of the forest and family weeks where kids can make friends for life. We have activities every day if you want them, Horse drive and round up, scenic river rafting, children can paint a horse, make hats and we can have horse games when time allows, roping lessons and many more.

What makes our Ranch so different and special is the character and western adventure you will embark upon, with cowboys sat by the fire each evening telling tall stories. We have a cowboy breakfast on a Thursday morning when you can ride early and arrive in the forest at our breakfast cook out site. There you will be served a freshly made cowboy breakfast while the horses graze. We will make your experience one to laugh and smile about for years to come. From $1498 to $1998 per week depending on the cabin you choose and time of the year for everyone above the age of 18 years old , 8 to 18 get a $300 discount . Below 8 years old we charge just $300 per week, under 5 stay for free! We have a beautiful rustic restaurant furnished with locally made stunning tables and chairs making a natural experience whilst eating great wholesome western food. A inviting bar for those late night stories and staff that are here to look after every detail for you.

For that special vacation where we do ALL the work come and stay with us, we are certain you will have the time of your life taking mountain trails or the most relaxing week listening to the sound of the River and the birds and squirrels who will be keeping you company. Without doubt the best riding trails in the region and the best setting you can imagine. (001) from outside the USA then 307 587 2143 and we will arrange the rest ! Happy trails !!


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We are an exclusive Dude Ranch set on over 500,000 acres ,our priority is providing our guests with what they want. We only have 9 historic log cabins and never take out our Guests on horseback rides with more than 5 per wrangler. A superb Gourmet Chef to give mouthwatering cuisine. The Historic UXU Ranch is without any doubt the premium Ranch in the East Yellowstone area, rated as 4 STAR by international booking agencies we have a quality in every aspect of the Ranch that no other in this area can match!

Our weekly package is designed to give you the freedom to choose your own activities within our weekly itinerary. We can give you quiet riverside cabins or forest cabins all within good reach of the centrally situated Lodge , Bar and Restaurant. We are proud of the way we look after our guests and we look forward to greeting and looking after you on your memorable vacation. We provide riding alongside the river, through grassland and on forest trails and for the more adventurous to the tops of the ridges surrounding the ranch for the most astounding views of the Absoroka and Yellowstone Wilderness.

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Exclusive, high quality and great value!

Great value and superb 4 Star quality at the Historic UXU Ranch. All log cabins, including all our premium log cabins are now just $1498 per week May/September/October and 1998$ per week June/July/August per person regardless of age, 5 and under are FREE. So if you want a vacation to remember then get on the phone or book online and get your cabin reserved now on 307 587 2143 Cabins are available Mid May to October.

So don’t miss out on your dream... live it with us on the Historic UXU Ranch! Call us today and build your own package! Get a Quote! Outstanding chef and food, luxurious historic log cabins wonderful horses and stunning scenery along with the best fly fishing guide on the North Fork of the Shoshone River await you at the UXU. Quiet floats on the river or White Water Rafting until mid August, Yellowstone Guided Tours until October 31st and Rodeo every day until August 31st we have the best Ranch package available in Wyoming!